SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported) June 9, 2023
Matador Resources Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|Texas|| ||001-35410|| ||27-4662601|
|(State or other jurisdiction|
| ||(IRS Employer|
|5400 LBJ Freeway, ||Suite 1500||75240|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (972) 371-5200
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||MTDR||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
Matador Resources Company (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on June 9, 2023. On the April 12, 2023 record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 119,183,914 shares of the Company’s common stock outstanding with each such share being entitled to one vote.
A total of 109,784,648 shares of the Company’s common stock were represented in person or by proxy at the Annual Meeting. The number of votes cast for, against or withheld, as well as abstentions and broker non-votes, as applicable, with respect to each matter is set forth below.
Proposal 1: Election of Directors
The shareholders elected each of Joseph Wm. Foran, Reynald A. Baribault and Timothy E. Parker as a Class III director of the Company for a term expiring at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders in 2026 and Shelley F. Appel as a Class II director of the Company for a term expiring at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders in 2025. Each such director shall serve for the applicable term or the earlier death, retirement, resignation or removal of such director.
|Nominee||Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained||Broker Non-Votes|
|Joseph Wm. Foran||101,102,971||2,199,448||73,508||6,408,721|
|Reynald A. Baribault||93,322,908||9,962,508||90,511||6,408,721|
|Timothy E. Parker||90,839,724||12,450,315||85,888||6,408,721|
|Shelley F. Appel||99,053,023||4,228,296||94,608||6,408,721|
Proposal 2: Advisory Vote on 2022 Executive Compensation
The shareholders approved the non-binding advisory resolution approving the 2022 compensation of the Company’s named executive officers.
|Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained||Broker Non-Votes|
Proposal 3: Proposal to Ratify the Appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Year Ending December 31, 2023
The shareholders ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2023.
|Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
| || ||MATADOR RESOURCES COMPANY|
|Date: June 14, 2023|| || ||By:|| ||/s/ Craig N. Adams|
| || ||Name:|| ||Craig N. Adams|
| || ||Title:|| ||Executive Vice President|